Briefing on the Fundamentals of Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG)

After moving 2.8% during today's afternoon session, Chipotle Mexican Grill is now trading at a price of $1996.67 per share. On average, analysts give it a target price of $2163.53.

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurants.

Potential Chipotle Mexican Grill Investors Should Analyze the Following:

  • Chipotle Mexican Grill has moved 42.0% over the last year.

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 1.66. A number between 0 and 1 could mean that the market is undervaluing Chipotle Mexican Grill's estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 19.01

Understanding Chipotle Mexican Grill's Operating Margins

Date Reported Total Revenue ($ k) Operating Expenses ($ k) Operating Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2023 9,284,155 7,852,155 16 14.29
2022 8,634,652 7,474,249 14 27.27
2021 7,547,061 6,742,118 11 120.0
2020 5,984,634 5,694,470 5 -37.5
2019 5,586,369 5,142,411 8 33.33
2018 4,864,985 4,606,617 6

Over the last 6 years, Chipotle Mexican Grill's operating margins have averaged only 10.0%, with a high coefficient of variability of 568.1%. On the other hand, we note that the firm's margins are growing at a 17.5% compounded average yearly rate.

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